2023 High School Preview: Northwestern
February 27, 2023
Northwestern High School Preview
HIGH SCHOOL NAME Northwestern High School
HEAD COACH Ryan Hunt
HOME FIELD: 2503 West Main Street
2017 AAAAA State Champions | 2x Upper State Champions 2014, 2017 | 8x District Champions 09,10,11,12,14,15,16,17 | 21x Region Champions 92,93,94,95,96,97,02,03,04,05,07,08,09,10,11,12,13,14,16,17,18
Shipyard PBR Showdown, Shipyard Park, March 2nd-5th. 14 teams.
Slugfest, York High School. 8 teams
STARTERS RETURNING: 7
RETURNING PITCHERS: 4
WHAT TO WATCH FOR:
Expected Team Strength - Northwestern strengths will be defense, pitching and catching.
QUOTE FROM THE COACH:
Excited to see the young guys on the mound with a veteran catcher and veteran defense behind them.
PLAYERS TO WATCH
Class of 2023 / OF
Graduating Class: 2023
Primary Position: OFSecondary Position: 1B
High School: NorthwesternState: SC
- Summer Team: Carolina Reds 2022
Height: 6-0Weight: 165lbs
- Bat/Throw: L/R
Finley Polk, 2025 1B/RHP, Uncommitted, 6'3 LHH with pop, 4A All State Football Quarterback this year who will play a big part in the Trojans offense.
Jon Black, 2026, MIF, Uncommitted, Sure handed intelligent freshman that plays the game the right way.
Garrison Cain 2023, Brodie Kennedy 2023 are all returning starters that will play a big role.